Snapped my throttle cable
…on the cb650 the other night right before a ride.
I found a used set on eBay for $27. Got them in the mail in a few days.
- lubed them with various cleaning / greasing shit
- cleaned the throttle sleeve and put a thin layer of grease between the sleeve and the handlebar to keep it smooth
- made sure the mushrooms were feelin fresh
- since I had all the tools out, I took the 450 throttle cable apart too and lubed it up, to make sure both bikes cables were feelin smooth as shit
Published - Jul 31, 2014
Not all the jobs needed to modify a motorcycle are really all that interesting and extending the CB360’s brake stay to accommodate the extended swing arm shows this. However, the prep and clamping that this took I think is a good example of how to work with something round. Maybe this will give you some […]